The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support Manager role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Support Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support Manager
Rank 851 835 867
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +32
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Manager 51 41 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.045% 0.038% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.047% 0.041% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 40 35 23
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £57,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-21.73% +40.24%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
108127 100585 110257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87510 83697 93999
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

IT Support Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Support Manager in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Support Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

IT Support Manager
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Support Manager within the UK.

IT Support Manager Salary Trend in the UK

IT Support Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Support Manager over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 within the UK.

IT Support Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

IT Support Manager
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -10 48 £45,000 -25.00% 9
South East +5 21 £45,000 - 3
London -21 20 £52,500 +28.04% 3
Kent +9 11 £45,000 -10.00% 1
City of London +11 6 £59,000 -9.23% 1
Surrey - 4 £36,500 - 1
South West - 3 £45,000 -
Scotland - 3 £47,500 -
Edinburgh - 3 £47,500 -
High Wycombe - 3 £37,500 -
Tunbridge Wells - 3 £42,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £37,500 -
West Midlands -20 2 £32,500 -45.83% 2
Staffordshire - 2 £32,500 - 2
Stoke-on-Trent - 2 £32,500 -
Redhill - 2 - -
Watford -7 1 £31,500 +5.00%
Hertfordshire -10 1 £31,500 +5.00%
North West -18 1 - - 1
East of England -33 1 £31,500 +5.00%
Brighton - 1 - -
Weybridge - 1 £35,000 - 1
Berkshire - 1 £50,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £38,500 -
Wiltshire - 1 - -
Somerset - 1 £37,500 -
Slough - 1 £50,000 -
Guildford - 1 £38,000 -
Highbridge - 1 £37,500 -
Horsham - 1 £38,500 -

IT Support Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited IT Support Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Support Manager in their job title.

1 59 (56.19%) Windows
2 50 (47.62%) ITIL
3 46 (43.81%) Microsoft
4 29 (27.62%) Active Directory
5 25 (23.81%) MS Exchange
6 23 (21.90%) VMware
7 20 (19.05%) Windows XP
8 19 (18.10%) SQL
8 19 (18.10%) SLA
9 18 (17.14%) MS Excel
10 16 (15.24%) Microsoft Certification
10 16 (15.24%) Service Delivery
11 14 (13.33%) Mentoring
12 13 (12.38%) VMware Infrastructure
12 13 (12.38%) Degree
12 13 (12.38%) MS Office
13 12 (11.43%) MCSE
13 12 (11.43%) Cisco
13 12 (11.43%) Finance
13 12 (11.43%) Project Management
13 12 (11.43%) Retail
13 12 (11.43%) Windows 7
14 11 (10.48%) Windows Server 2008
14 11 (10.48%) SQL Server
15 10 (9.52%) TCP/IP
15 10 (9.52%) Hyper-V
16 9 (8.57%) Citrix
16 9 (8.57%) SharePoint
16 9 (8.57%) Firewall
17 8 (7.62%) ITIL Certification

IT Support Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited IT Support Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Support Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 25 (23.81%) MS Exchange
2 9 (8.57%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.81%) Lync
3 4 (3.81%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (2.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (1.90%) IBM Notes
5 2 (1.90%) Lotus Domino
5 2 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (1.90%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 18 (17.14%) MS Excel
2 13 (12.38%) MS Office
3 1 (0.95%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (2.86%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.71%) Office 365
2 2 (1.90%) SaaS
3 1 (0.95%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.52%) TCP/IP
2 9 (8.57%) Firewall
3 8 (7.62%) VPN
3 8 (7.62%) DNS
4 7 (6.67%) DHCP
5 6 (5.71%) LAN
6 5 (4.76%) ADSL
6 5 (4.76%) WAN
7 3 (2.86%) VoIP
7 3 (2.86%) SAN
7 3 (2.86%) Wireless
7 3 (2.86%) VLAN
8 2 (1.90%) Network Security
8 2 (1.90%) Multicast
8 2 (1.90%) Intranet
8 2 (1.90%) Internet
8 2 (1.90%) SSL
9 1 (0.95%) MPLS
9 1 (0.95%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (0.95%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.48%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.95%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (0.95%) Oracle Database
General
1 12 (11.43%) Finance
1 12 (11.43%) Retail
2 5 (4.76%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.81%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.86%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.86%) Banking
5 2 (1.90%) Publishing
5 2 (1.90%) Legal
5 2 (1.90%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.90%) Back Office
6 1 (0.95%) Automotive
6 1 (0.95%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.81%) .NET
2 1 (0.95%) COM
2 1 (0.95%) CSS
2 1 (0.95%) ODBC
2 1 (0.95%) Application Packaging
2 1 (0.95%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.76%) EPoS
2 5 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.81%) PACS
3 4 (3.81%) Hedge funds
4 3 (2.86%) SWIFT
4 3 (2.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (2.86%) PDA
4 3 (2.86%) Derivative
4 3 (2.86%) Blackberry
4 3 (2.86%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.90%) Statistics
5 2 (1.90%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.95%) Open Source
6 1 (0.95%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.95%) PKI
6 1 (0.95%) AS400
6 1 (0.95%) Replication
6 1 (0.95%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 59 (56.19%) Windows
2 20 (19.05%) Windows XP
3 12 (11.43%) Windows 7
4 11 (10.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (6.67%) Linux
6 5 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (4.76%) Windows Vista
7 3 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.90%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.95%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.95%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (47.62%) ITIL
2 16 (15.24%) Service Delivery
3 14 (13.33%) Mentoring
4 12 (11.43%) Project Management
5 8 (7.62%) Line Management
6 7 (6.67%) Business Continuity
7 6 (5.71%) Change Management
7 6 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (4.76%) PRINCE2
8 5 (4.76%) Coaching
8 5 (4.76%) Performance Management
9 4 (3.81%) Problem Management
9 4 (3.81%) People Management
9 4 (3.81%) Service Management
9 4 (3.81%) Workflow
9 4 (3.81%) Supplier Management
10 3 (2.86%) Operations Management
10 3 (2.86%) ERP
10 3 (2.86%) Wealth Management
10 3 (2.86%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 19 (18.10%) SQL
2 6 (5.71%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.95%) VB
3 1 (0.95%) VB6
3 1 (0.95%) Java
3 1 (0.95%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.95%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (15.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (12.38%) Degree
3 12 (11.43%) MCSE
4 8 (7.62%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (4.76%) MCP
6 3 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.90%) MCSA
7 2 (1.90%) CCNA
7 2 (1.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (1.90%) MCITP
7 2 (1.90%) MBCS
7 2 (1.90%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.90%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.95%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.95%) CITP
8 1 (0.95%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (18.10%) SLA
2 4 (3.81%) HL7
2 4 (3.81%) DICOM
3 1 (0.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.95%) COBIT
System Software
1 29 (27.62%) Active Directory
2 13 (12.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (9.52%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.95%) XenApp
4 1 (0.95%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (2.86%) SCCM
2 1 (0.95%) SCOM
Vendors
1 46 (43.81%) Microsoft
2 23 (21.90%) VMware
3 12 (11.43%) Cisco
4 9 (8.57%) Citrix
5 4 (3.81%) Apple
5 4 (3.81%) Bloomberg
5 4 (3.81%) ServiceNow
6 3 (2.86%) Reuters
6 3 (2.86%) Retalix
6 3 (2.86%) Murex
7 2 (1.90%) Lotus
7 2 (1.90%) Avaya
7 2 (1.90%) Oracle
7 2 (1.90%) Adobe
7 2 (1.90%) Capita
8 1 (0.95%) WatchGuard
8 1 (0.95%) Polycom
8 1 (0.95%) RedPrairie
8 1 (0.95%) Linedata
8 1 (0.95%) Quark
London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Entel
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Sittingbourne, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 4 days ago
Weybridge
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 24 days ago